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10 predictions that Isaac Asimov got right 50 years ago (and 5 that he botched)

Back in 1964, Isaac Asimov laid out a set of predictions about what technology would look like 50 years from then. Now that 2014 is finally here, we looked back at his predictions to see which ones he got right, and which ones never came…

Snapchat improves app security after user account leak

Snapchat has posted an official response to the leaking of 4.6 million user account details: the company says it's "dedicated to preventing abuse" and has taken steps to prevent similar hacks happening again.
Home Theater

Soundfreaq unveils its CES 2014 lineup, including the ultra-small Pocket Kick

Soundfreaq today unveiled three new Bluetooth for its CES 2014 lineup. The yet to be released devices include a refresh of Soundfreaq’s Sound Rise alarm clock, the retro-modern Double Spot stereo speaker, and the minuscule Pocket Kick…
Home Theater

Here’s whats coming at CES 2014 to make your home theater look antiquated

From 4K and OLED to "sound platforms" and HD audio, CES 2014 will bring a wide array of new gear for home-theater enthusiasts to drool over. And we've got an early look at just what you can expect.

Chinese gaming increases 38-percent, earns $13 billion in 2013

The Chinese gaming industry saw growth of over 38-percent to $13 billion in revenue, mostly from PC gaming. That marks a jump of more than $10 billion in just five years.

Porsche that killed Paul Walker was traveling over 100+ mph, coroner concludes

The Los Angeles coroner’s office has released a 15-page report that concludes that actor Paul Walker and racing teammate Roger Rodas were traveling well in excess of 100 mph when they lost control of the car.

NSA can keep collecting everyone’s phone records, spy court orders

The National Security Agency’s practice of vacuuming up the phone call records, or metadata, of virtually every American can continue, the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) has ruled.

Hyundai plans Google Glass app that brings check engine lights directly to your retina

Hyundai is joining the Glassware game with an app that allows owners of the 2015 Genesis to control their car from their Google Glass. Worst of all, it will also allow the car to annoy Glass wearers with maintenance reminders.

12 helpful tips to improve your Kindle Fire HDX

If you’ve taken the plunge into Amazon’s ecosystem with the Kindle Fire HDX tablet, you’ll want to know how to get the best from it. Prepare to be enlightened as we run through some handy Kindle Fire HDX tips and tricks just for you.

Dubai offers deal of the century: Buy a penthouse and get a free Lamborghini Aventador

$400,000 is more than most people pay for a home, but thats the cost of the Lamborghini Aventador you get with the purchase of a new penthouse in Dubai. That hardly seems fair does it?